Jack Smith Collection

P/M Jack Smith was the seminal figure for Scottish piping in the South in modern times.  He was the founder of the first pipe band in the South in 194 6, a short-lived venture which included several young family members and their friends and which played for the inaugural parade for Governor Kerr Scott in … Continued

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

  Grandfather Mountain Highland Games are just around the corner! We are preparing for the event and will have lots of goodies for you to look through up on the mountain. If you are planning a trip to Scotland, make sure you stop by our tent and join Scottish Heritage USA for the benefits of … Continued

2018 UNC Visiting Lectureship

At their annual board meeting at the Grandfather Mountain Games in July 2017, Scottish Heritage USA agreed to fund the entire amount necessary to support the 2018-19 Visiting Lectureship in Scottish Gaelic Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Welcome to the new Scottish Heritage website

We have completely redesigned the Scottish Heritage website. It has been developed to include some great new features intended to provide ease of use and convenience for our members. Some of the new features include: A transformed membership purchase and renewal platform A convenient contribution portal An easy to follow news and event section that … Continued